Anchor Diamond Park at Hawkwood

Anchor Diamond Park at Hawkwood is located in the Town of Ballston.  The trailhead parking area is located along the west side of Middleline Road, just north of its intersection with Route 50, and less than two miles north of the hamlet of Burnt Hills.

View a photograph of the former Hawkwood Estate mansionMore views of the mansion.  Read about the history of Hawkwood.  Read more about who named the property Hawkwood.

View the trails map.

Some views of this park –

Parking entrance off Middleline Road

Trailhead at parking lot

Looking N’ly across stream at Orange Daylilies in full bloom from north bank of pond

Some views of this park – along the Hawkwood Trail (white markers):

Plaque on first bridge along Hawkwood Trail

Looking downstream from bridge

Looking upstream from bridge

Some views of this park – along the Hemlock Trail (yellow markers):

Some views of this park – along the Stonewall Trail (blue markers):

Some views of this park – along the Old Field Trail (orange markers):

View my wildflower field guide for this nature park.  If you wish to download a copy to your smartphone or tablet for trailside use, simply scan this quick read bar code:

 

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